Friday, January 27, 2023

Sports

Photo by Dawn Hallstrom K-M’s Carson Briggs showing good defense vs. Goodhue.
It was rough going for the Byron basketball team last week. On Tuesday, January 17, the Bears lost to Lake City, 63-58. Thursday’s action saw the Goodhue Wildcats outlast the Byron boys, 62-51. Lake City Game: Byron Scoring: Ryan Boyken, 6 points, (2) 3-pointers; Will Brian, 8 points; Dom Cartney,...
FARIBAULT — Dodge County took a big stride toward earning home-ice advantage for next month’s Section 1A boys hockey quarterfinals. With the top three teams, Northfield, New Prague and Albert Lea, all but locked in, the Wildcats and the Faribault Falcons appeared to be the top teams in line for the...
Photo by Johnnie Phillips A Blooming Prairie player tries to block a Triton shot in last week’s Cobra-Awesome Blossom’s game. Triton came out on top with a 44-39 victory.
Local girls’ basketball teams chalked up a winning week as Hayfield won all three of their games, Byron and Triton each won their two games and Kasson-Mantorville split with one win and one loss. Byron girls win the week Byron girls were sharp on the court last week. On Tuesday, January 17, the...
Photo by Nathan Smith #17 Maysie Koch on a shorthanded goal for the Dodge County Wildcats girls’ hockey team against New Ulm.
The Dodge County hockey girls are winding-down the regular season in style, now sitting at 14-5 overall. On Tuesday, January 17, the Lady Wildcats topped New Ulm, 4-0, at Dodge County Ice Arena. Saturday’s action saw the DC girls get edged-out by Luverne, 3-2, also at the Ice Arena. New Ulm Game:...
Photo by Mary Nelson Triton’s Owen Garness (160 lbs.) wrestles Red Rock Central’s Quintyn Vold in the quarterfinal round. Garness placed 2nd in the Dave Erickson Hall of Fame Tournament last weekend.
The Westfield Razorbacks hosted the Dave Erickson Hall of Fame Tournament in Hayfield on Saturday, January 21. Teams participating included Dover-Eyota, Forest City, IA, GMLOS, LARP, NRHEG, Red Rock Central, Triton, Westfield. Westfield Individual Results: Champions: 106 Kevin Hodge; 126 Cannon...
Photo by Tammy Kennedy K-M Assistant Wrestling Coach Jamie Heidt explains a drill at practice. With him is Dominic Mann.
Kasson-Mantorville’s KoMets made quick work of their triangular last Friday night in Stewartville. The KoMets beat the Tigers by a wide margin, 70-6. Up next was Goodhue where the boys went on to secure another HVL conference victory over the Wildcats, 56-9. This week is a full week for the KoMets...
Photo by Vanderpool Studios Will Brian takes the ball to the hoop.
Kasson-Mantorville and Byron met on the basketball court last week with the KoMets coming out on top with a 78-67 victory. KM Scoring: Grady Babcock, 13 points, (4) 3-pointers; Carson Briggs, 12 points; Caisen Thome, 9 points; Jake Hallstrom, 8 points; Easton Suess, 12 points; Ethan Lee, 24 points...
Photo by Nathan Smith Wildcats #17 Brett Ludvigsen from #13 Gryffon Funke and #4 Jeremiah Peterson-Gordon.
Dodge County boys’ hockey dropped a game and won a game last week. On Tuesday, January 10, the Wildcats fell to St. Paul Academy, 6-2, at Drake Arena. The boys bounced back on Thursday, and they bested Waseca, 6-3, at Four Seasons Arena. St. Paul Academy Game: Scoring by periods: SPA: 0, 3, 3;...
Byron’s girls’ gymnastics team hosted LaCrescent, on Thursday, January 12 with the Byron girls setting a new season best score of 138.6 to LaCresent’s 60.8. The girls had a strong night with 12 new personal records set between the Varsity and JV squads. Amber Roble had a very strong night,...
Photo by Vanderpool Studios Byron Senior Aubrey Akervik goes up for a layup.
KASSON — The Byron basketball girls played in the Kasson-Mantorville Invitational on Saturday, January 14, at Kasson-Mantorville High School. Byron battled a good DeLaSalle team, and the Islanders prevailed, 66-50. Byron Scoring: Aubrey Akervik, 6 points; Finnley Klunder, 2 points; Paige Halder, 1...

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